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Minnesota State Services for the Blind (SSB)

Accessible Reading Materials - Braille and Audio

Marshall Office

607 W Main St, Lyon County Courthouse, Marshall, MN, 56258

Distance: 1012 Miles

(507) 476-4045

Website

https://mn.gov/deed/ssb/braille

Service Details

Description

The Communication Center provides books, newspapers, magazines and other printed materials in alternate formats for people who are blind, visually impaired, DeafBlind or who have other disabilities that make it difficult for them to read print.


Services include:
* Braille and audio transcription of books and other printed materials
* News by phone or on the go
* Library services offering books in accessible formats
* Radio Talking Book offering free, closed-circuit news and information service broadcast 24/7


Features

  • Area Served by County
    • Big Stone County 
    • Chippewa County 
    • Cottonwood County 
    • Jackson County 
    • Kandiyohi County 
    • Lac qui Parle County 
    • Lincoln County 
    • Lyon County 
    • Murray County 
    • Nobles County 
    • Pipestone County 
    • Redwood County 
    • Renville County 
    • Rock County 
    • Swift County 
    • Yellow Medicine County 
  • Specialization
    • Blind or visually impaired 

Eligibility

Minnesotans with a qualifying visual, physical, or reading disability that makes reading print difficult.


Application Instructions

Fill out and submit the application. Application forms are also available at the local offices.


Fees

There is no fee for these services.


Area Served

Southwestern Minnesota


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 476-4045
Toll Free (800) 366-4813

Last Update

2/27/2024

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